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Match Number One: Braun Strowman and Ember Moon versus Kevin Owens and Natalya
Braun wants to start the match and Owens reminds him about how he helped him beat down the Shield. Owens tags Natalya in so Ember will start off for her team. They lock up and Natalya with a rollup for a near fall. Natalya with a wrist lock but Ember with a side head lock take down. Natalya with a rollup for a near fall. Natalya with a hammer lock but Ember with a rollup for a near fall. Natalya with a hammer lock.
Natalya with an arm bar but Ember with a head scissors. Natalya with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Ember and Natalya have some words in the center of the ring. Natalya with a waist lock as Kevin tells Natalya not to let Ember tag in. Ember with a knee to the midsection followed by a rana for a near fall. Ember with a knee lift and Irish whip followed by an elbow into the corner. Ember goes up top but Natalya crotches Ember. Natalya with a spinning power bomb and she sets for the Sharpshooter and applies it.
Ember tries to get to the ropes and Strowman encourages Ember to reach for the ropes. Natalya pulls Ember into the center of the ring in front of Strowman. Strowman tags in and Strowman with splashes into the corner. Owens ges a boot up and Owens goes to the turnbuckles but Strowman with an uppercut and Owens goes to the floor. Strowman runs around the ring and hits a running shoulder tackle.
Strowman sets for a second one but Owens with a super kick. Owens sends Strowman into the ring post and over the announce table. Owens returns to the ring and the referee starts his count. Strowman returns to the ring and Owens with a super kick and he tries for a cannonball but Strowman gets up and hits an elevated clothesline. Owens tags Natalya in. The referee tells Strowman to get out of the ring. Ember with an enzuigiri. Ember goes up top and Strowman clotheslines Owens. Ember goes onto Strowman’s shoulders for Eclipse and the three count.
Winners: Braun Strowman and Ember Moon
We see the standings for the Raw division.
Next week, Bobby Lashley and Sasha Banks will face Alicia Fox and Jinder Mahal.
We get comments from both teams.
Match Number Two: Charlotte Flair and AJ Styles versus Jimmy Uso and Naomi
AJ and Jimmy start things off and they lock up. Jimmy with a side head lock. Jimmy with a shoulder tackle but AJ with a hip toss. Jimmy with an arm drag and AJ with an arm drag of his own. AJ wants a test of strength and then they both go for kicks but they block the kicks. They tell each other to put their foot down and they agree to do it together. They shake hands and go to make the tag but they won’t let go.
Jimmy tells AJ to tag and AJ tells Jimmy to tag. AJ tags first so that means the women are involved in the match. They lock up and Naomi with a wrist lock. Charlotte with a reversal and arm wringer. Charlotte trips Naomi and kicks Naomi. Charlotte does a little dancing to mock Naomi. Jimmy talks some strategy with his wife. They fist bump before locking up again and Naomi with a side head lock. Naomi with a sunset flip for a near fall. Naomi with a jackknife cover for a near fall. Both go for kicks and they block them. They discuss puttin gtheir legs down and they do it but Naomi goes for a clothesline and Charlotte with a rollup for a near fall.
Naomi with a split leg drop for a near fall. Naomi with a baseball slide to send Charlotte to the floor. AJ checks on Charlotte and Naomi goes for a pescado but AJ catches her. Jimmy and AJ argue about AJ catching JImmy’s wife. Charlotte with a pescado onto Naomi and Jimmy. Naomi with a round kick from the apron followed by a clothesline for a near fall. Charlotte with chops but Naomi with a double boot to the head. Naomi with a sliding slap to Charlotte while Jimmy puts on Naomi’s cat ears. Naomi misses a split legged moonsault when Charlote moves. Charlotte with a moonsault for a near fall.
Stuff is going on in the ring while we see R Truth and Carmella in the back. Naomi makes the tg and AJ with a forearm off Charlotte’s back. AJ with a flying clothesline into the corner followed by an Ushigoroshi for a near fall. AJ sets for a Styles Clash but Jimmy counters into a Samoan drop. Jimmy has a kick blocked but he hits a dragon whip. AJ with a Pele kick. Naomi ags in and Naomi with an assisted rana. Charlotte with a figure four on Jimmy but Naomi goes up top and hits a frog splash and gets a near fall when AJ breaks up the cover.
Naomi with rear view to AJ but Charlotte with a boot to Naomi and then she applies the figure four and bridges. Naomi taps out.
Winners: Charlotte Flair and AJ Styles
Next week, Miz and Asuka face R Truth and Carmella.
We go to credits.
(Report by: Richard Trionfo of pwinsider.com)